Heroes of the American Revolutionary War
Students watch a video and read a poem about the events that led to the Revolutionary War. They develop graphic organizers to analyze famous quotes from the Colonial Era and create posters demonstrating the positions of the Patriots and...
5th - 8th Social Studies & History
A Picture Is Worth at Least One Word
Students explore clip art pictures to create a rebus. In this clip art instructional activity, students define what a rebus is and then create their original rebuses. Students use clip art from the computer to design their rebuses.
3rd - 5th English Language Arts
Adapting the Game Concentration
I love classroom games, and this plan deftly describes how you can use the game Concentration across the curriculum to reinforce skills. I wish I would have thought of this when I was teaching this age level. These kinds of games are...
1st - 12th English Language Arts
Colorful Creative Writing Rebus
Students read rebus samples from various sources. They write poems about colorful places, including detailed descriptions of people, scenery, and objects. Students create small, relevant illustrations to communicate meaning using symbols...
K - 6th English Language Arts